Are Your Church’s Governing Documents Ready for a Post-DOMA World?
One of the more interesting discoveries I made when researching Baptist polity a few years ago was the lost practice of “recognition... Read More
The Lost Practice of Recognition Councils
Baptist churches are by definition autonomous in their polity. It’s one of the “distinctives” by which they are known. This does not... Read More
"Saved, Baptized, and a Member in Good Standing"
I heard that phrase once a month growing up, and for years never considered the possibility that Baptists would administer the Lord’s... Read More